Community Research Unit to host showcase at the University of Regina

Media Advisory Release Date: November 12, 2014 1:00 p.m.

Media are invited to attend a showcase hosted by the Community Research Unit. The one-day event will profile groups who work towards positive social change in communities using community-created research. Community groups will present their research and also on their research needs.

Some of the presentations include:
- Growing Ecomuseums on the Canadian Prairies (Royal Saskatchewan Museum);
- How to transition unemployed and marginalized individuals into successful employment (ACERT);
- The development and implementation of the Saskatchewan Indigenous Strategy on HIV and AIDS (All Nations Hope AIDS Network) and;
- Lessons from a Longitudinal Rural Healthy Aging Study (SPHERU).

The showcase will take place:

Friday, November 14, 2014
9:00 a.m. – 4:15 p.m.
Research and Innovation Centre (RIC) Atrium

For additional information about the showcase, please contact Naomi Beingessner at (306) 585-4084.


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